Swimming’s TopTenTweets: Yuri’s Going to Need a Coat

We’re back with swimming’s top 10 tweets! From Zane Grothe‘s steady splits to Alys Thomas‘ 27 years of persistence, scroll to see what made the cut.

(TLDR; I couldn’t make a cut, there’s 11 this week. If the Big Ten can keep its name with 14 teams, this can still be TopTenTweets).


Every swimmer can relate.


0.58 seconds difference between Zane’s slowest and fastest 100s in the middle 1300. Not. Too. Shabby.


Boys just wanna have fun.


Live look at most Monday mornings.


Never. Brush. From. The. Top.


Same Mitch, same.


Anyone wearing a cap and goggles is a star in our book. But cap and goggles on land? True icon.


New training method on the horizon?


The replies make this one (click on it!).


Good things come to those who wait.


Sage advice from a Wisconsin alum. Let’s hope Yuri held on to his Maryland gear.

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Brad Flood
4 years ago

His Maryland gear ain’t gonna do squat for him in January in Madison! lol

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Torrey is from Oakland, CA, and majored in media studies and American studies at Claremont McKenna College, where she swam distance freestyle for the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps team. Outside of SwimSwam, she has bylines at Sports Illustrated, Yahoo Sports, SB Nation, and The Student Life newspaper.

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